Lulu and Jek are science nerds, and have been best friends since they were young…or at least they used to be. Lately Jek has been pulling away from Lulu, just as she's coming to terms with how she really feels about him. Just as she was ready to see if there could be something more … Continue reading Review : Jek/Hyde by Amy Ross
The novel is constructed as a series of podcasts, in which an investigative journalist describes the circumstances around the death of a teenaged boy in an outward-bound centre, interviewing witnesses, suspects and people close to the incident. Their six accounts form the six stories of the title, creating a "chilling and compelling, page-turning thriller that … Continue reading Review : Six Stories by Matt Wesolowki
You go through life thinking there’s so much you need…Until you leave with only your phone, your wallet, and a picture of your mother.Marin hasn’t spoken to anyone from her old life since the day she left everything behind. No one knows the truth about those final weeks. Not even her best friend, Mabel. But … Continue reading Review : We Are Okay by Nina LaCour
Dear Monday,I had a very bad weekend. My mind was so full and messy. I spent the whole 2 1/2 days in my room, alone with my anxiety and it was too much. I couldn't face the world, i just wanted to hide and be alone. I'm a bit better today, exhausted from a not … Continue reading The One With the Bad Weekend.
I seriously have no idea how the hell we ended up in August already but hey, here it is : my July wrap-up. July has been a pretty good reading month, i have read 9 novels and 4 mangas. Very happy.A Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue : 5/5One of us is Lying : 4/5The … Continue reading Wrap-up : July 2017
Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and the constant disapproval of his father haven’t been able to curb any of his roguish passions—not for gambling halls, late nights spent with a bottle of spirits, or waking … Continue reading Review : The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
One of Us Is Lying is the story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has something to hide.Pay close attention and you might solve this.On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound … Continue reading Review : One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus